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Acropolis Museum World’s 3d Best

The British newspaper The Sunday Times places the Acropolis Museum third in a list of the best 50 museums of the world, despite some criticism when it opened about its cement facade. “The Acropolis Museum, a shiny new home for...

Students Wave Greek Flag at British Museum

Fifteen-year-old students of the 2nd High School of Corinth accompanied by three teachers traveled to London and gave their own message of the Parthenon Marbles waving four Greek flags and shouting the slogan: BRING THEM BACK! The students delivered 36...

British Academic Says Alexander Crossdresser

Milennia after he conquered the then-known world, Alexander the Great's legacy is still being debated and now an academic from Newcastle University, in a lecture at the British Museum, said the the great Greek was bisexual, a notion that...

British Museum: No Return of Parthenon Marbles

Disputing an announcement it was ready to discuss return of some of the marble pieces and friezes stolen from the Parthenon 200 years ago by a British diplomat, officials of the British Museum said they would consider loaning them...

British Museum Will Discuss Return of Some Parthenon Marbles

Athens Acropolis Museum Director Demetrios Pantermalis said on Aug. 23 that Greece is going to open talks with officials of the British Museum, asking for the return of some pieces of the Parthenon that were stolen by a...

Motion to return the Elgin Marbles wins majority in a debate

In a debate hosted by Intelligence Squared in London, the motion made by actor Stephen Fry to return the Elgin Marbles to Athens won by a vote of 384 to 125. Intelligence Squared is a London-based forum which organizes...

Acropolis Museum Celebrates International Museum Day

There will be concerts and free entrance for everyone at the Acropolis Museum to celebrate the International Museum Day and the European Night of Museums. Friday, May 18 at 11 pm, on the second floor of the Museum, Marios Strofalis...

Solidarity Placard for Greeks Inside the British Museum

For years, the British Museum has been a sort of guest room for the Parthenon Marbles. Hundreds of tourists visit the Greek sculptures, despite the fact that they are many miles away from their birthplace. Members of the Coalition of Resistance, President...

Ares Kalogeropoulos’ Video on the Return of the Parthenon Marbles

Conductor and photographer Ares Kalogeropoulos launched a campaign aiming at bringing back to the spotlight the long awaited return of the Parthenon marbles to Greece. Kalogeropoulos, who lives and works in Oldenburg of Northern Germany, has employed his imagination and...

Stephen Fry Supports the Return of the Parthenon Marbles to Greece

Stephen Fry is known for his philhellenic ideas. His latest demonstration of those was his December 19 article, in which he asked from the British PM to return the Parthenon Marbles to their rightful owner: Greece. Fry begins his article...